The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Cardiff region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 34 33 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 43 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.56% 6.51% 2.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.60% 6.67% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 15
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £27,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
543 645 647
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 99.09% 97.58% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 506 545 571
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of job ads across the Cardiff region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (62.30%) C#
3 37 (60.66%) .NET
4 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
5 32 (52.46%) HTML
6 30 (49.18%) CSS
7 29 (47.54%) MVC
8 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
9 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
9 26 (42.62%) Scrum
10 21 (34.43%) SQL
11 20 (32.79%) PHP
12 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (29.51%) Java
14 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
14 17 (27.87%) TDD
15 15 (24.59%) jQuery
15 15 (24.59%) C++
16 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
16 14 (22.95%) User Experience
17 12 (19.67%) Python
17 12 (19.67%) Games
17 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
18 11 (18.03%) XML
18 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
19 10 (16.39%) Node.js
19 10 (16.39%) Coaching
19 10 (16.39%) XForms
19 10 (16.39%) NHS
19 10 (16.39%) Informatics

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (11.48%) ColdFusion
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.92%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) Apache
4 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.64%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.64%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) GitHub
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) Internet
1 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.64%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (42.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.03%) NoSQL
3 8 (13.11%) MySQL
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.28%) Riak
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.92%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.64%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.64%) Maven
6 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 12 (19.67%) Games
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Advertising
4 2 (3.28%) Electronics
4 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.28%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (60.66%) .NET
2 32 (52.46%) HTML
3 30 (49.18%) CSS
4 28 (45.90%) ASP.NET
5 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (24.59%) jQuery
7 11 (18.03%) XML
8 10 (16.39%) Node.js
8 10 (16.39%) XForms
9 8 (13.11%) AngularJS
10 7 (11.48%) Web Services
11 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
11 6 (9.84%) HTML5
12 5 (8.20%) Sass
12 5 (8.20%) WCF
13 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (6.56%) CSS3
13 4 (6.56%) JSON
13 4 (6.56%) Spring
14 3 (4.92%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.95%) User Experience
2 10 (16.39%) Informatics
2 10 (16.39%) NHS
3 7 (11.48%) Management Information System
4 5 (8.20%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.28%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.64%) Fintech
7 1 (1.64%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.64%) Android
1 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.64%) Linux
1 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (47.54%) MVC
3 26 (42.62%) Scrum
4 17 (27.87%) TDD
5 10 (16.39%) Coaching
6 9 (14.75%) DevOps
7 8 (13.11%) Software Engineering
8 7 (11.48%) SDLC
9 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.92%) Graceful Degradation
10 3 (4.92%) Progressive Enhancement
10 3 (4.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.92%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.92%) UX Design
10 3 (4.92%) Web Usability
11 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (3.28%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.28%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (62.30%) C#
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 21 (34.43%) SQL
4 20 (32.79%) PHP
5 18 (29.51%) Java
6 15 (24.59%) C++
7 12 (19.67%) Python
7 12 (19.67%) T-SQL
8 9 (14.75%) Ruby
9 4 (6.56%) Scala
10 3 (4.92%) C
10 3 (4.92%) VB.NET
11 2 (3.28%) Clojure
11 2 (3.28%) Erlang
11 2 (3.28%) Haskell
12 1 (1.64%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.64%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.64%) Perl
12 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) HND
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Xamarin
3 3 (4.92%) RedGate
4 2 (3.28%) SAP
4 2 (3.28%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.64%) Google
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